1863 motions are mixed up as they include reference to 1855 and 1862 actual date uncertain
1 That the sum of $3. be granted to repair the bridge in the third concession lying close to Major Howards
2 that the Treasurers quarterly report ending the 30th September 1862 be received balance on hand $319.78
7 that the Reeve be requested to call on the County Treasurer for the money due on the non resident land and make a demand of the same and in case of non payment to order Wm. Chambers our Solicitator collect the same forthwith
8 that Arthur Galbraith be relieved from paying non resident taxes on lot No 11 in the 8 Concession in Elizabethtown for the year 1855 as this council is satisfied that he paid them that year
9 that the sum of $2. be granted to repair a certain hill on the road in front of lot No 7 in the 7th Concession provided the inhabitants in that road division expend a like amount in labour on said hill and that John Hawkins and the mover be commissioned to lay out the sum
11 that five dollars and fifty cents be paid to Ezekiel Glazier Road Overseer of division No 12 as moneys collected for statute labour to be expended for ? In the above division
11 that the said by law do now pass and be entitled By Law to establish certain road commenced the north of the town of Brockville running through the rear of lot No 11
12 that the clerk be authorized to communicate with the Chief Superintendent of Schools respecting voucher for ten pounds of school moneys for school section No 19 in Elizabethton for the year 1860 to inform him if he received such voucher and if the money is available
That this council do now adjourn until Monday the 17th inst at ten o’clock AM
that the taxes of Widow Crozier and Mrs Bolton be struck off as they are in Indigent Circumstances
that the petition of Steward Johnson and others be received and that the sum of $20 be granted to repair the said creek bridge mentioned in said petition and that Joseph Godkin, John Patterson, Thomas Smith be commissioned to see that the money is properly laid out
That this council do now adjourn until the fourth Monday of October inst
that said By Law be read a second time forthwith
that said By Law be read a third time forthwith
1863 Feb 2nd
1 That Cyrus Wright and William Goff be continued as the collectors of this township for the current year
2 That the prayer of the petition of John Abbott and others be received an that the sum of $50. be granted and that the said petition to repair any ? ? Bridges in the vicinity of Greenbush. Petitioners has spent $38.00 themselves and that John Abbott and John Wheeler and the mover be appointed commissioners to see that the work is done
3 That the petition of Stephen N. Beach and others be accepted and they be allowed to perform their statute labour on Cedar and Brock Streets in the Township of Elizabethtown
4 That the petition of the Reverend W.Tayne and others be accepted and that the Widow Myers be granted the sum of $5.00 as her husband is dead an they have a large family of small children in poor circumstances
5 That Edward Barry be paid the sum of $5. for plastering the toll house No 1 on the Victoria Macadamized Road
6 That the petition of James Harkness be complied with and that the sum of $26.00 be granted to John Saunders as aid in support of two idiot children. Said money to be placed in Henry Hows hands to be paid over to Mr. Sanders as he may think proper and that the clerk give an order on the treasurer for $13.00 forthwith and the balance in six months. No further grant be made this year for said children
7 That the sum of $4.00 be paid to Rachel Foster she being in destitute circumstances the amount being for the year
8 That John Kendvid [sic] be paid the sum of 3 pounds 2 shillings for laying floors, making doors, putting in glass in toll house No 1, Victoria Macadamized Road and for a bolt to fasten toll gate and also for seven lights glass put in the windows in town hall and that the clerk give an order on the treasure for the same
9 That no recommend be given for tavern license without the sum of $30. paid in all cases down and also to be certified by the two inspectors of licences to comply with the law in every respect
10 That council adjourn until the 23 of February at 10 of the clock
11 That William Boulton be granted the sum of $8.00 to aid in support of an orphan child and that the clerk lay out the same in purchasing such provisions as he think fit and order payment of the same, no further grant to be made this year
14 That Cyrus Wright Collector be authorized to collect all taxes due on non resident lands from all parties in arrears by distress and sale of goods and chattel where the same can be found within the county and that the clerk give a copy of this resolution to said collector
1863 Feb 23rd
1 That Thomas Nesdale be appointed pound keeper in place of Henry Bradfield he having not qualified as required by law
2 That Horace Glazier be appointed overseer of highways in the room [sic] of John Weavls as he has not qualified.
3 That the audit be accepted as correct for the year ending Dec 31st 1862 and that John A. Prichan and David Blanchard be paid the sum $8. each for their services as auditors to this municipality
4 that the clerk be authorized to publish the auditors account forthwith in the Brockville Recorder and Monitor
5 that leave be given to introduce a by-law to appoint a certain number of township officers for the corporation of the township of Elizabethtown for the current year 1863
6 that said by-law be read a second time
7 That said by-law be read a third time
8 that said bylaw do now appoint a certain number of township officers for the corporation of the township of Elizabethtown for the current year 1863
9 that Joseph J.Godkin Esq. Reeve and John Moles Esq. be appointed to a deputation [sic] by this council to meet the counties council of Lanark and Renfrew at Perth on Wednesday the 25 next on matters respecting the Brockville and Ottawa Railways
11 that James Fortune get a recommend to the collector of Inland Revenue by paying the sum of $30. as he has complied with the statute and also the bylaw of this municipality regarding the licensing of Taverns and other houses of public entertainment and that the clerk give a copy of this resolution to James Fortune
12 that the collector of inland revenue be authorized to issue a tavern license to Ezra Holiday he having complied with the law in respect to houses of entertainment in that the clerk give a copy of this resolution by receiving the sum of $30.
13 That this council do now adjourn and stand adjourned until the 1st Monday in March at the hour of 10 of the clock
14 that the money granted on the three Greenbush Bridges be paid to John Paterson one of the commissioners the amount being $50.

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